Hannah Potter

25 October 1747–
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Potter was born on 25 October 1747, in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Nathaniel Potter, was 38 and her mother, Mary Devol, was 42. She married Daniel Tripp on 1 July 1764, in Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Tripp
1741–1825
Hannah Potter
1747–
Marriage: 1 July 1764
Desire Tripp
1765–1845
Luther Tripp
1767–1850
Susannah Tripp
1769–1861
Tillinghast Tripp
1771–1836
Amy Tripp
1782–1864

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 July 1764
Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

    Female1727–1773Female

    Lidia Potter

    Male1727–Male

    Ruth Potter

    Female1728–1770Female

    Female1729–1762Female

    Male1731–1790Male

+11 More Children

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, and North German (Pötter): occupational name for a maker of drinking and storage vessels, from an agent derivative of Middle English, Middle Low German pot. In the Middle Ages the term covered workers in metal as well as earthenware and clay.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Mrs. Hannah Potter, "Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910"
  • Hannah Tripp in entry for Daniel Jr. Tripp, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Hannah Tripp in entry for Daniel, Jr. Tripp, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"

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